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Leighton, John 1822-1912

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Works: 299 works in 546 publications in 1 language and 2,472 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Poetry  Juvenile works  Portraits  History  Biography  Bibliography  Adventure stories  Anecdotes  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Binding designer, Illustrator, Editor, Designer, Binder, Book designer, Artist
Classifications: AC4, 821.7
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Publications about John Leighton
Publications by John Leighton
Publications by John Leighton, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by John Leighton
Moral emblems, with aphorisms, adages, and proverbs, of all ages and nations by Jacob Cats( Book )
17 editions published between 1860 and 2009 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
Paris under the commune: or, The seventy-three days of the second siege. With numerous illustrations, sketches taken on the spot, and portraits (from the original photographs) by John Leighton( Book )
13 editions published between 1871 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Suggestions in design : three thousand years of ornaments, styles, motifs by John Leighton( Book )
5 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
Suggestions in design; being a comprehensive series of original sketches in various styles of ornament by John Leighton( Book )
16 editions published between 1880 and 1881 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
The life of man, symbolised by the months of the year in a series of illustrations by Richard Pigot( Book )
3 editions published in 1866 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Madre Natura versus the Moloch of fashion a social essay by John Leighton( Book )
10 editions published in 1874 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
Leighton condemns the foolish dictates of fashion for much of women's ill health and argues that sensible clothing and a daily regimen of exercise and a nutritious diet are the keys to preserving women's health
Lyra Germanica : the Christian life by Catherine Winkworth( Book )
4 editions published in 1868 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
The poetical works of William Wordsworth by William Wordsworth( Book )
4 editions published between 1858 and 1870 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
For other editions, see Author Catalog
The Ingoldsby legends : or, Mirth & marvels by Thomas Ingoldsby( Book )
6 editions published between 1865 and 1874 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
This text features three series of short stories and one of miscellaneous poems. The short stories feature characters who possess intriguing names, such as Madam Witherspoon and Bloudie Jackie of Shrewsberrie. Stories include the Lady Rohesia and the Leech of Folkestone. Poems include the Truants, the Poplar, and, Hermann or the Broken Spear
Lyra germanica. Hymns for the Sundays and chief festivals of the Christian year by Catherine Winkworth( Book )
12 editions published between 1861 and 2001 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Winkworth's translations are "invariably faithful, and for the most part both terse and delicate;" (Martineau) "the most widely used of any from that language, and have had more to do with the modern revival of the English use of German hymns than the versions of any other writer." [Julian's Dictionary of Hymnology]
Old English ballads : a collection of favourite ballads of the olden time by OLD ENGLISH BALLADS( Book )
4 editions published in 1864 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Christmas comes but once a year showing what Mr. Brown did, thought, and intended to do, during that festive season by John Leighton( file )
3 editions published between 1850 and 2007 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Mariquita by Henry Grant( Book )
2 editions published in 1863 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
My feathered friends by J. G Wood( Book )
1 edition published in 1858 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
The seasons by James Thomson( file )
3 editions published in 1857 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Describes the characteristics of the four seasons and their effect on the plant and animal life in the park, the woods, and the meadow
The prince of the Fair family : a fairy tale by S. C Hall( Book )
3 editions published in 1867 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
The Book-plate annual and armorial year book ( serial )
in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
History of the Puritans in England, and the Pilgrim fathers by W. H Stowell( Book )
4 editions published between 1849 and 1850 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Proverbial philosophy by Martin Farquhar Tupper( Book )
3 editions published between 1856 and 1857 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
The life and adventures of Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe( Book )
5 editions published between 1853 and 1869 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
The diary of an Englishman shipwrecked for almost thirty years on a small isolated island where, using wit and industry, he manages to build life anew
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Limner, Luke, 1822-1912

John Leighton
Limner, Luke 1822-1912
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English (132)
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